When you first bring home that snuggly new addition to your family, it’s easy to feel like you’re never going to be able to leave.
With round-the-clock feedings, diaper changes and (futile) attempts at sleep, the idea of getting out of the house can seem like the most daunting task of all.
But as I bumble my way through first-time motherhood, I’ve discovered that resuming even a semblance of my pre-baby life and getting out and about with my little one in tow — whether just out for a walk or flying to Florida — is the key to my sanity. Or what’s left of it, anyway!
Here are some of my favorite products to help new moms brave the big, bad world outside the home.